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Emanuel Cancer Center earns national accreditation
Turlock Journal

The Emanuel Cancer Center has earned a three-year accreditation from the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons.

The Commission on Cancer is a consortium of medical and other professionals with a mission of improving survival and quality of life for cancer patients through standard-setting, prevention, research, education, and the monitoring of comprehensive quality care.

To be accredited by the commission, a cancer center must meet several tiers of criteria, including offering services in nutrition, diagnostic imaging psychological, and rehabilitative.